VG Siddhartha’s Death Brings Back Spotlight on Mental Health, a Ticking Bomb That Kills Lakhs Every Year

Yes, a lot can happen over coffee and a lot did happen over it. A rich man, a successful entrepreneurmade an enviable business empire and when things appeared to be falling apart, he took his life because of his belief that he had failed as a businessman. Condolences have poured in, many have lamented ‘tax-terrorism’ and how the country is not providing the right environment for entrepreneurship.

Government agencies and banks can drive anyone to despair, wrote Vijay Mallya on Twitter, his sentiment echoed by many. But amid the criticism, the investigations and the buzz about the future of Café Coffee Day, a story is going unreported. The story is that of an epidemic which has gripped the country but has still not found its rightful place in the screaming headlines.

Yes, a lot can happen over coffee and a lot did happen over it. A rich man, a successful entrepreneurmade an enviable business empire and when things appeared to be falling apart, he took his life because of his belief that he had failed as a businessman. Condolences have poured in, many have lamented ‘tax-terrorism’ and how the country is not providing the right environment for entrepreneurship.

Government agencies and banks can drive anyone to despair, wrote Vijay Mallya on Twitter, his sentiment echoed by many. But amid the criticism, the investigations and the buzz about the future of Café Coffee Day, a story is going unreported. The story is that of an epidemic which has gripped the country but has still not found its rightful place in the screaming headlines.

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